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Radio Journalists’ Responsibility is to Bring Listeners into the Room and the KALW Audio Academy Delivers

Posted by on May 4, 2021 in ACE Learning Center, ACE School Report, Continuing Education | 0 comments

By Ben Trefny, News Director, KALW and Annelise Finney, KALW Audio Academy Fellow ‘21   This week’s blog post is dedicated to work from Audio Academy Fellow Annelise Finney. Over the past few weeks, her training has brought her back to making quick turnaround news spots, largely around emergency services and the justice system. Here are a few examples: Sonoma County Starts New Programs To Prepare For Fire Season Oakland Is Seeking New Applicants For The Police Commission Then last week, she made this one about the release of an...

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Participate in Poem in Your Pocket Day and Read the ACE Poetry Contest Mascot’s Poems

Posted by on Apr 29, 2021 in ACE Learning Center, ACE School Report, Continuing Education | 2 comments

By Riley, ACE Poetry Contest Mascot and Alpha Public Schools Mascot; and ACE Poetry Contest Mascots Max from San Francisco International High School, and Bodie from Oakland International High School. Assisted by Martha who is typing fast to keep up with this rowdy team Arf, arf.  Meow, meow. Bark, bark. Riley here. It’s Poem in Your Pocket Day and we ACE Poetry Contest Mascots want to share our poems that we have in our pockets. Well, we really don’t have pockets, but we depend on our human friends to help us share our poems. Plus, we get...

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We’re Catbombing the ACE Poetry Contest with Bodie ‘Cause One Cat Isn’t Enough

Posted by on Apr 26, 2021 in ACE Learning Center, ACE School Report, Continuing Education | 0 comments

By Bodie, ACE Poetry Contest Mascot for Oakland International High School and past cat bombers Joycat, Graciecat and Sheba, with spelling help by Martha as cats just like to play with keyboards We’re baack. That’s what I say. Me. Joycat.         And we love poetry. At least I do. That’s me. Sheba         Mostly I like hanging with my good friend Diane when she reads poetry, or whatever it is that she reads. Martha says Diane belongs to a book club, at least that’s what she tells me. Me. Graciecat....

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